What does Rebekah mean?
(female) Robekah, Rubekah, ..
(male) Rebeal, Rebeman, .. Middle name pairings:
Rebekah Marion (R.M.), ..
How popular is Rebekah?
Rebekah is a very popular first name for females (#525 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Rebekah reached its top position of #145 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is presently at #524. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Rebekah (#524 the previous year) appearing in the Top 2000 are Rebecca (#188 the previous year), Rebeca (#1317), Rebekkah, Rebekka, Rebeka, Rebeccah, Rebbecca, Reba and Rebecka. Adoption of these forms of Rebekah was common during the years 1970-1979 (average #1426) and is now much lower (#1602, ▼88.7%), with forms like Reba becoming somewhat outmoded.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Deberah, Deborah▼, Debrah, Geelah, Keevah, Leelah, Leenah, Meerah, Neenah, Nevesah, Rabiah, Raenah, Reannah, Reberta, Reeda, Reena, Reesa, Reeta, Reeva, Regena, Reseda, Reubena, Rezka, Rieka, Robena, Rosenah (see Rose), Rubena, Sebinah, Seemah and Serenah. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rebekah.See names in meaning and etymology.